Nigeria has recorded 1031 new cases of COVID-19. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this on its verified Twitter handle yesterday, December 31, 2020. Therefore, the total number of infections in Nigeria is 87,510 . There are now 73,713 discharged cases. Furthermore, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory have recorded 1,289 deaths.
Breakdown of the 1031 new cases reported from 16 states: Lagos-570 FCT-117 Kaduna-109 Nasarawa-34 Bauchi-31 Kano-28 Plateau-26 Sokoto-26 Ogun-25 Edo-18 Rivers-16 Abia-10 Imo-7 Taraba-6 Delta-4 Osun-4